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Security Officer

Requisition ID: 59078

Domain: Security/SIA Approved positions

Contract type: Permanent

Schedule: Full-Time

Equans is looking for a Security Officer to join our team in Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, EH16 4SA on a permanent basis. This is a full time role working 37.5 hours per week. On offer is £11.91 per hour plus shift allowance. 

Shift Pattern: 12 hour shift per day (4 days, 4 off, 4 nights 4 off) rotations.

What will you deliver?

  • Operating all systems within the security control room.
  • First response to the building fire alarm system.
  • Answering telephone calls from staff for assistance, requests & information.
  • Monitoring and responding to alarms systems.
  • Liaising with emergency services during incidents.
  • Monitoring and reviewing CCTV systems.
  • Operate the access control systems.
  • Carry out security patrols of the building and grounds.

Current valid SIA Security Guarding or Door Supervisor Licence. (Essential)

Current valid SIA CCTV License. (Essential)

What can we offer you?

  • 24 days annual leave (+ public holidays)
  • Life Cover equivalent to X1.5 times annual salary
  • Employee discount shopping schemes on major brands and retailers
  • Gym membership discounts 
  • Cycle to work scheme 
  • Holiday purchase scheme
  • 2 corporate social responsibility days per year
  • Broad range of learning opportunities, such as professional qualifications, collective/individual training, and personalized support programmes
  • Attractive Employee Referral Rewards Scheme
  • Access to our growing employee networks including WiE (Women in EQUANS), RISE (BAME), LGBTQI+, Working Parents, YPN (Young Persons Network) and our Disability Network
  • 24/7 Employee Assistance Program and access to mental wellbeing app

Who are we looking for?

  • Current valid SIA Security Guarding or Door Supervisor Licence. (Essential)
  • Current valid SIA CCTV License. (Essential)
  • Experience within a Healthcare environment is advantageous.
  • Role requires an advanced disclosure.
  • Physical ability to pass MAYBO level 4 course.

Please note, the successful candidate must undergo and clear a Security Check (BS7858)

Who are we?

Equans is a world leader in energy services with nearly 100,000 employees working in more than 50 countries, with an annual turnover of over 17 billion euros.  

In the UK & Ireland, Equans is a provider of technical, FM, regeneration and energy services – with specialist capabilities in smart buildings, green mobility, district & embedded energy and decentralised renewables.

Equans’ 13,500 UK & Ireland employees combine these activities to help businesses, public sector organisations and government to embrace the energy transition towards net zero, and also the digital & industrial transitions that are redesigning the way we move, work and live.

Equans is a Bouygues group company.

What’s next?

If this role is of interest to you, please click below to register, apply, and track your progress! A member of our Resourcing Team will review your application and be in touch.

At Equans we’re committed to delivering a culture where everyone’s voice is heard and supported. We know the value a diverse workforce creates, delivering better results for our people, customers, and stakeholders. Diversity and inclusion is at the core of what we do, should you join Equans you’ll find a welcoming and open workplace where you’re supported and encouraged to be your true self at work. You’ll also have access to our growing employee networks including WiE (Women in Equans), RISE (BAME), LGBTQI+, Working Parents, YPN (Young Professionals Network) and our Disability Network.

For this role, you must have evidence of the right to work in the UK. Unfortunately, we are not able to offer a re-location package with this job role.  Certain roles may require applicants to undergo a Disclosure check, as noted in the role requirements.

The Equans Resourcing Team supports this job advert. Agency involvement is not required. All related enquiries must come to the resourcing team not direct to Equans Managers.

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EQUANS is a multi-technical expert that offers a comprehensive range of services across facilities management, energy management and construction.

As an international market leader, we help our customers in the 3 major transitions of today: the energy transition, the industrial transition and the digital transition.